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Russia choose low-ranked players for Davis Cup tie


September 4th, 2012 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
St. Petersburg, Sep 4 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia is set to include a pair of virtual unknown tennis players in its five-man team to play Brazil in a match that ... Read more...

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Federer survives scare at Olympics


July 29th, 2012 - 12:32 am ICT by IANS
London, July 28 (IANS/RIA Novosti) World No.1 Roger Federer was forced to dig deep to avoid a first-round Olympic tennis tournament exit Saturday after stiff resistance from Colombia's Alejandro ... Read more...

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Federer ends Youznhy’s Wimbledon charge in quarters


July 5th, 2012 - 5:38 am ICT by IANS
London, July 4 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Roger Federer saw off Mikhail Youzhny in a one-sided Wimbledon quarterfinal lasting barely 90 minutes Wednesday.The Swiss third seed hit 25 winners on his ... Read more...

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Youzhny slams Federer critics


July 5th, 2012 - 5:37 am ICT by IANS
London, June 4 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian Mikhail Youzhny insisted Wednesday that Roger Federer is nowhere near a career decline after bowing out of the Wimbledon quarterfinals to the Swiss ... Read more...

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Zvonareva confirmed for London Olympics


June 22nd, 2012 - 8:13 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 22 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia's Vera Zvonareva has been picked for the London Olympic tennis tournament despite ongoing injury problems, the Russian Tennis Federation said Friday.The other Russians ... Read more...

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French Open: Tsonga finishes off Wawrinka, Del Potro beat Berdych


June 4th, 2012 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, June 4 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Local hero Jo-Wilfried Tsonga finished off Switzerland's Stanislas Wawrinka when play resumed Monday after their marathon fourth round French Open match was interrupted by ... Read more...

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French Open: Ferrer sends out a warning to the favourites (Lead)


June 2nd, 2012 - 9:42 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, June 2 (IANS) Sixth-seeded David Ferrer sent out a stern warning to the pre-tournament favourites by demolishing Russia's Mikhail Youzhny in straight sets here Saturday.The Spaniard steamrolled through to ... Read more...

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Somdev reaches career-high 63 in ATP rankings


July 4th, 2011 - 5:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 4 (IANS India's Somdev Devvarman reached a career-high 63 in the ATP singles rankings released Monday.Somdev, who reached the second round of Wimbledon where he lost to Mikhail ... Read more...

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Wimbledon: Somdev knocked out of men’s singles (Second Lead)


June 24th, 2011 - 4:02 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 24 (IANS) India's Somdev Devvarman bowed out of the Wimbledon men's singles second round with a 2-6, 4-6, 4-6 defeat to 18th seed Mikhail Youzhny of Russia.It ... Read more...

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Wimbledon: Somdev in round two, Sania doubtful for doubles


June 22nd, 2011 - 11:02 am ICT by IANS
London, June 22 (IANS) India's Somdev Devvarman entered the Wimbledon men's singles second round after Germany's Denis Gremelmayr retired hurt.Somdev was leading 6-4, 4-2 when the German decided to ... Read more...

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Youzhny and Tsonga out of Australian Open, Soderling storms into round four


January 22nd, 2011 - 2:57 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 22(ANI): Tenth seed Mikhail Youzhny and 2008 runner-up Jo-Wilfried Tsonga crashed out of the Australian Open on Saturday.Canadian qualifier Milos Raonic eliminated Youzhny 6-4, 7-5, 4-6, 6-4, to book a ... Read more...

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Nadal, Soderling cruise into round three of Australian Open


January 20th, 2011 - 7:08 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 20(ANI): World No.1 Rafael Nadal and World No.4 Robin Soderling blasted their way into the third round of the Australian Open on Thursday.Nadal swept past American qualifier Ryan Sweeting ... Read more...

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2010 Chennai Open promises high-octave action


January 2nd, 2011 - 7:26 pm ICT by IANS
By Anand Philar Chennai, Jan 2 (IANS) There is a lot riding on top seed Tomas Berdych going into the Aircel ATP Chennai Open commencing here Monday and it has much to ... Read more...

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Rohan-Aisam duo enter St. Petersburg quarterfinals after ‘tough’ opening round


October 29th, 2010 - 2:23 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Oct 29 (ANI): The tennis duo comprising Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi of Pakistan and Rohan Bopanna of India have entered the quarterfinals of St. Petersburg ATP World Rating Tennis Championship.Though the Indo-Pak ... Read more...

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Mikhail Youzhny wins Malaysian Open


October 4th, 2010 - 5:31 am ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, Oct 4 (IANS) Russia's Mikhail Youzhny won the Malaysian Open men's singles title here Sunday, rallying from a set down to beat Kazakh Andrey Golubev 6-7 (7), 6-2, 7-6 (3).The ... Read more...

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Kim Clijster Wins US Open Final, Rafael Nadal And Novak Djokovic Set To Face Off


September 12th, 2010 - 9:34 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Sep 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) As the rest of the world felt certain that the US Open final would be another Roger Federer-Rafael Nadal clash, Novak Djokovic put a wedge between ... Read more...

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Nadal reaches first US Open final, to face Djokovic


September 12th, 2010 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sep 12(ANI): World No.1 Rafael Nadal remains on track for his first US Open title after booking his place in the final by defeating 12th-seeded Mikhail Youzhny.Nadal, who has ... Read more...

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Djokovic outlasts Federer to set US Open final against Nadal


September 12th, 2010 - 1:25 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sep 12(ANI): Serb tennis star Novak Djokovic saved two match points and came back from behind to end World No two Roger Federer's run of six consecutive US Open ... Read more...

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Djokovic shatters dream final with knockout of Federer


September 12th, 2010 - 8:22 am ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 12 (DPA) Novak Djokovic played the spoiler as he beat Roger Federer in five dramatic sets Saturday to set up a US Open final against Rafael Nadal. The third-seeded ... Read more...

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Nadal beats Youzhny to reach first US Open final


September 12th, 2010 - 2:41 am ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 12 (DPA) Rafael Nadal dismissed Mikhail Youzhny 6-2, 6-3, 6-4 Saturday to reach his first career final at the US Open and stands on the verge of more ... Read more...

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Nadal advances to US Open semi-finals


September 10th, 2010 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sept.10 (ANI): Top seed Rafael Nadal advanced to the US Open semi-finals by defeating eighth-seeded Spanish compatriot Fernando Verdasco 7-5, 6-3, 6-4 on Thursday, stretching his Grand Slam win ... Read more...

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Triumphant Nadal blows past Verdasco and closer to final


September 10th, 2010 - 1:49 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 10 (DPA) Rafael Nadal was one victory away from a dream final at the US Open with Roger Federer, after the top seed won the first all-Spanish quarter-final ... Read more...

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Youzhny claims epic win to set US Open semi-final against Nadal


September 10th, 2010 - 12:32 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sep 10(ANI): Russian 12th seed Mikhail Youzhny reached the US Open semi-finals for the second time with a grueling five-set win over Swiss 25th seed Stanislas Wawrinka.Youzhny came ... Read more...

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Nadal ‘blows away’ Verdasco to storm into US Open semi-finals


September 10th, 2010 - 12:08 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Sep 9(ANI): World No.1 Rafael Nadal remains on track for his first US Open title after booking his place in the semi-finals after defeating eighth-seeded Spanish compatriot Fernando Verdasco.Nadal, ... Read more...

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Triumphant Nadal paces Spain into US Open quarter-finals


September 8th, 2010 - 3:28 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 8 (DPA) Rafael Nadal was untouchable at the US Open, unbroken for the fortnight after reaching the quarter-finals with a 6-3, 6-4, 6-4 defeat of friend Feliciano Lopez ... Read more...

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Few spots for US men in Arthur Ashe Stadium (US Open diary)


September 7th, 2010 - 10:41 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Sep 7 (DPA) American men have complained about what they perceive as unfair US Open scheduling with the local hopes given minimum appearances at this edition on the massive ... Read more...

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Nalbandian put Argentina into Davis Cup semi-finals (Night Lead)


July 12th, 2010 - 12:38 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 11 (DPA) Argentine hero David Nalbandian fired his nation into the Davis Cup semi-finals Sunday to complete a 3-2 defeat of Russia in a World Group quarter-final struggle. The 28-year-old ... Read more...

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Nalbandian sees Argentina through to Davis Cup semis


July 11th, 2010 - 11:32 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 11 (DPA) Injury comeback king David Nalbandian put Argentina through to the Davis Cup semifinals as he completed his country's first away defeat of Russia, handing the South Americans ... Read more...

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Nalbandian returns to tennis with Davis Cup win


July 10th, 2010 - 12:51 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 9 (DPA) Argentine David Nalbandian made a successful comeback to tennis after three months away as he beat Russian Nikolay Davydenko 6-4, 7-6 (7-5), 7-6 (8-6) to give his ... Read more...

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Rusty Davydenko to open for Russia; Spain without Nadal


July 8th, 2010 - 8:42 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 8 (DPA) Out-of-form Nikolay Davydenko starts the campaign for hosts Russia with an opening rubber against Argentine David Nalbandian after the draw Thursday for their Davis Cup World Group ... Read more...

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Results 2nd Roundup: Wimbledon Championships


June 26th, 2010 - 1:23 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 26 (DPA) Collated results Friday at the 20-million-dollar Wimbledon Championships: Women's singles, third roundVenus Williams, 2, US, def Alisa Kleybanova, Russia, 6-4, 6-2Jelena Jankovic, 4, Serbia, def Alona ... Read more...

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Nadal makes winning return at Wimbledon


June 22nd, 2010 - 11:40 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 22 (DPA) The 2008 champion Rafael Nadal made an emphatic winning return to Wimbledon after missing last year through injury as the Spanish second seed crushed Japan's Kei Nishikori ... Read more...

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Federer fires through to set up Paris rematch; Murray out


May 31st, 2010 - 3:36 am ICT by IANS
Paris, May 31 (DPA) Roger Federer and Robin Soderling bore down on a quarter-final rerun of their 2009 French Open final as both stormed into the last eight on the Paris ... Read more...

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Federer rides out the rain for Paris victory


May 26th, 2010 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, May 26 (DPA) Roger Federer dealt calmly with a pair of rain interruptions, not letting the weather interfere with his concentration in a 7-6 (7-4), 6-2, 6-4 defeat Wednesday of ... Read more...

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Berdych to meet Soderling in Miami semi-final


April 2nd, 2010 - 3:03 pm ICT by IANS
Miami, April 2 (DPA) Tomas Berdych is aiming for another major scalp when he faces fifth-seeded Swede Robin Soderling in a semi-final at the Miami Masters. The Czech followed up his knockout ... Read more...

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